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MikePence-033017.jpg Senate Republicans required the assistance of Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday to break a tie on legislation allowing states to withhold federal funds from Planned Parenthood and other family planning providers. Pence cast the tiebreaking vote on the motion to proceed to the bill that would reverse...

Speaker-Ryan-033017.jpg Even with a deadline looming at the end of next month, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., has expressed confidence that there will not be another government shutdown. "We're not gonna have a government shutdown," Ryan said in an interview with "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell.

Americanairlines-033017.jpg Pilot of an American Airline died during a flight. The airline confirmed that first officer William Mike Grubbs died during landing the Boeing 737-800. He was 57.

President-DonaldTrump4-033017.jpg Blaming the House Freedom Caucus for the failure of the Republican healthcare bill, President Donald Trump continued to attack the conservative group on Thursday. Trump took to Twitter to suggest he would fight against members of the group in the upcoming midterm elections if they don't get on board...

PaulRyan-033017.jpg House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., is standing by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., despite criticism of the chairman's handling of an investigation of alleged Russian intervention in the presidential election. During an interview with "CBS This Morning" co-host Norah O'Donnell,...

American Flight Engineer Peggy Whitson went on her eighth spacewalk Thursday and surpassed astronaut Sunita Williams' record for the most spacewalks by a female astronaut. Whitson floated out of the International Space Station to set up a new parking spot with Commander Shane Kimbrough. They finished...

RichardBurr-Warner-033017.jpg As the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence begins a hearing Thursday about Russia's involvement in the presidential election, its bipartisan leaders have pledged a thorough investigation into the allegations. While an inquiry in the House remains mired in acrimony, Senate Intelligence Chairman...

A confluence of circumstances in the Air Force has "birthed a national aircrew crisis," the service's manpower chief warned the House Armed Service Committee's military personnel subcommittee Wednesday. Several factors contribute to the crisis, Lt. Gen. Gina M. Grosso, Air Force deputy chief of staff...

AndrewCuomo-032917.jpg New York Governor Andrew Cuomo received his highest job approval rating in over two years in a new Quinnipiac University poll, although a majority of New York voters say the governor should not run for president in 2020. The poll showed Cuomo with a positive 52 percent to 31 percent approval rating,...

Devin-nunes-032917.jpg Amid growing calls for his recusal, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., suggested Wednesday that Democrats are not serious about investigating Russia's alleged meddling in the presidential election. "We're beginning to figure out who's actually serious about the investigation,"...

President-Trump3-032917.jpg President Donald Trump is seen as less trustworthy than three major television news outlets, according to the results of a Monmouth University Poll. The poll examined whether Americans are more likely to trust Trump as an information source compared to ABC News, MSNBC, and Fox News.

FBI agents have arrested a Turkish banker for conspiring to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran and other offenses. A complaint filed by Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and FBI, in Manhattan federal court Judge James C. Francis alleges that Mehmet...

MarkCuban-032917.jpg American businessman and investor Mark Cuban in an interview with Business Insider said healthcare should be a right.

NASA has announced the names of five astronauts for spaceflights on board the International Space Station (ISS) launching later this year and throughout 2018. Joe Acaba, Ricky Arnold, Nick Hague, Serena Auñón-Chancellor and Shannon Walker all have begun training for the upcoming spaceflights, the...

Trump-boyhoodhome-032917.jpg US President Donald Trump's childhood home was sold at auction for the second time in three months. The traditional Tudor-style house in renowned Jamaica Estates, New York, was sold for $2.14 million. New York City real estate investor Michael Davis, who had bought it for $1.39 million in December,...

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